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Howard University Admissions Stats

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54%

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Admissions Requirements

Admissions Tests Required: Required
Completion of College Preparatory Program: Recommended
Formal Demonstration of Competencies: Recommended
Recommendations: Required
Secondary School GPA: Required
Secondary School Rank: Required
Secondary School Record: Required
TOEFL: Required
Common Application Accepted: Yes

Application Fees

$45
Undergrad Application Fee
$75
Graduate Application Fee

Special Factors

AP Acceptance: Yes
Credit for Life Experience: No

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Contact Info

Address:
2400 Sixth St NW Washington, DC 20059-0001
Admissions Phone: (202) 806-2755
General Site: www.howard.edu
Admissions: http://www2.howard.edu/admission
Howard University
  • Located in Washington, DC
  • Private not-for-profit
  • 10,379 students enrolled
  • 54% admitted
  • $23,419 annual cost to attend

Reviews

Student Responses to Review Topic: Tips for Prospective Students
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  • Nia - NJ
  • I am a current student here

    Howard University, affectionately known as The Mecca, is the place where your academic, professional, and social abilities will be tested and honed on a daily basis. Coming to Howard will be the best decision of your life, as long as you have to will to overcome obstacles. This school is NOT for the faint of heart. To be a bison, you must have, or at least exhibit, tenacity. Howard prepares you for the real world in a way that you couldn’t even imagine, and you would not understand until you experience it.

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  • Student Lawrenceville, GA
  • I am a current student here

    Stay focused. Remember what you came to college for. The courses get very rigorous, so make sure to balance work and play. Get your financial aid situated!! Get involved in campus life and meet different types of people. Be aware of your surroundings, especially at night.

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  • London - COLUMBUS, OH
  • I am a current student here

    Definitely get to know people and try to join organizations. Freshman year try to have fun, get to know the area around campus as well as explore the entirety of D.C because it definelty grew on me.

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  • Anon
  • I am a current student here

    Research before attending. Check what current students say. Howard is just a name and isn’t worth the loans

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  • Mo from Chicago, IL
  • I am a current student here

    Do your research. Do not depend solely on social media to be the lens through which you look at this school. Understand the rigor and the nuances that come with many of the programs (i.e BS/MD, BS/DDS, 5 year Architecture program). Understand that you must pave your own way here and that nothing will be given to you.

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